NIH Specific Aims Writing Clinic

The Specific Aims Writing Clinic is for researchers who wish to write a clear, compelling, peer-critiqued Specific Aims page for a future NIH research grant application.

NIH Specific Aims Writing Clinic

Kickoff Meeting

Tuesday, September 5, 2017
1:30-3:00 p.m.
1109 Interdisciplinary Life Sciences Building (ILSB)


Please check back for further developments.


Event Information

NEW IN 2017-2018!
From Research Development Services in the Division of Research

  • The Specific Aims Clinic is a semester-long program that will meet every three weeks during the Fall 2017 Semester.
  • Participants will share drafts of their Specific Aims and provide and receive critiques from their peers.
  • Junior faculty and those who have not previously applied to the National Institutes of Health for grant support are encouraged to consider attending.
  • For additional information and a schedule of the program, see 
  • In addition to registering (click "Sign up!", below), please submit your NIH Biographical Sketch to . NIH Biosketch templates and instructions are available at 

Note about TTVN:
At this time, this clinic is not offered via TTVN or through another other web-based program. If you are a Texas A&M researcher at a campus outside College Station and would like more information on this topic, please contact Dr. Ivy and/or Dr. Papke. They will be happy to visit with you.


Dr. John Ivy
Senior Research Development Officer

Dr. Christina Papke
Research Development Officer 

Shannon Prescott
Senior Administrative Coordinator 


Sep 05, 2017
from 01:30 PM to 03:00 PM
Registration deadline: Aug 30, 2017 11:55 PM